The Crisis in Syria: The Human Face

Date

March 24, 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights program will host an event about the Syrian refugee crisis.

Jacob Burns Moot Court Room

The Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights Program
cordially invites you to

 

CRISIS IN SYRIA: THE HUMAN FACE

with

 

ELEANOR ACER
Refugee Protection Director
Human Rights First

 

BASSEL DIEBO, M.D.

Research Fellow

Spine Research Institute at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

 

OUBAI SHAHBANDAR
Senior Advisor
Syrian Opposition Coalition

 

SANDRA KRAUSE
Reproductive Health Program Director
Women’s Refugee Commission

 

Moderated by
Professor Sheri P. Rosenberg
Cardozo Law

 

The Syrian conflict has resulted in one of the largest humanitarian crises in decades: Over 2.5 million refugees, more than 4.2 million internally displaced persons, and 33,335 asylum seekers. Please join Cardozo Law’s Holocaust, Genocide and Human Rights Program for a panel discussion about the human impact of the conflict and the particular challenges faced by women, children, refugees, humanitarian agencies, as well as opposition parties seeking to establish a democratic Syria.

 

Location

Cardozo School of Law Jacob Burns Moot Court Room; Cardozo School of Law Lobby

Event type

Panel Discussion